Almost every blog theme has two columns. One large column on the left for the blog posts, the other smaller one on the right as the sidebar.
The sidebar of your blog plays an important role. Today I will share a few tips for your to make better use of your blog sidebar.
Left Sidebar, Right Sidebar, Two Sidebars or No Sidebar?
When picking up a theme for your blog, you will find various options for sidebars. My tip here is to keep it simple and have just one sidebar on the right hand side. I see many websites have the sidebar on the right while the main content on the left.
Google has their main search results on the left; YouTube videos stay on the left; the only exception is Facebook where the content in the wall stays on the right. But it’s still worth experimenting the placement of your sidebar. Have at least one sidebar on your blog. Let me share why you need one: [Continue reading…]